Campus safety

Finland is considered to be one of the safest countries in the world. Likewise, the campus of the University of Jyväskylä and the city of Jyväskylä provide very safe surroundings for studying and living.

In case of an emercency

The Emercency Response Guide of the University will prepare you for possible incidents when your safety might be in danger (e.g. fire, evacuation, burglary, violence).

Emergency telephone numbers in Finland

  • General emergency: 112
  • Ambulance 112
  • Fire station 112
  • Police 112
  • Toxicological emergency number (for the whole of Finland): (+358 9) 4711

Jyväskylä Police Station is located at Urhonkatu 1 and 2, close to the Travel Centre, tel. 112 (emergencies), +358 295 440 131 (switchboard).

Read more about the emergency health services in the health services section of this website.